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Old 21st November 2017
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Thank you! I will likely be a few pounds over max vehicle weight so I knew there could be a problem. Lighter front ends I am use to however not in a road bike. Anyway I did have a concern and will test it carefully. The tire cupping could be due to a mechanical problem. I would go over the whole bike starting with the front end and check the motor mounts if they are bad or not torqued correctly...
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Sorry John for making you post those again I thought you had a link to share and now I don't read that into your link. Must have been a brain hiccup.
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1995 XLH 883 DLX


Vance and hines original straight shot exhaust


Two up seat with after market leather/PVC slant saddlebags


Hydra glide Front End with full fat boy fender 7inch LED head light and 4 inch passing lights Shinko HD 777 touring 130/90b 16 tire with laced front and rear wheels and a 21 inch National cycle ridged mount windshield


next upgrade 4.2 gallon flatside tanks off of a 94 FLSTF Fat boy






still working on the tank project going to lower the tank so it will ride parallel with air cleaner

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